EL PASO, TX – Mayan Pigments Inc., El Paso, TX, has been awarded funds from the Emerging Technology Fund (ETF) of the State of Texas. This award marks the culmination of a rigorous evaluation and due-diligence process conducted by the ETF and its agent, El Paso/Trans-Pecos Regional Center of Innovation and Commercialization.

Mayan Pigments Inc. is a newly formed company that produces pigments that are not heavy metal based. The pigments are known for their bold, new colors and enhanced properties of chemical resistance, thermal stability and lightfastness.